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Sun Cities continue to show only slight COVID case increases

Vaccinations on steady ascent

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The Arizona Department of Health Services reported the overall number of Sun Cities COVID-19 cases at 5,807 on May 21. That's an increase of less than 1% over the last week (5,783). Breaking it down by ZIP code, there were 2,306 in Sun City’s 85351 code and 1,625 in Sun City’s 85373 code, which includes areas of Peoria and Surprise. Sun City West’s 85375 ZIP code had 1,876 cases. These are cumulative case counts and do not reflect those who have recovered.

Here are the number of COVID-19 cases for ZIP codes that include the Sun Cities and some surrounding areas, according to the ADHS. ADHS officials said more than 90% of cases were mapped to the address of the patient’s residence:

Sun Cities totals

  • Cases as of May 15: 5,785
  • Cases as of May 16: 5,785
  • Cases as of May 17: 5,787
  • Cases as of May 18: 5.793
  • Cases as of May 19: 5,797
  • Cases as of May 20: 5,801
  • Cases as of May 21: 5,807

INCREASE (last week 5,783): Less than 1%

85351 (Sun City)

  • Cases as of May 15: 2,302
  • Cases as of May 16: 2,301
  • Cases as of May 17: 2,301
  • Cases as of May 18: 2,303
  • Cases as of May 19: 2,305
  • Cases as of May 20: 2,305
  • Cases as of May 21: 2,306

INCREASE (last week 2,302): Less than 1%

85373 (Sun City, some Peoria and Surprise)

  • Cases as of May 15: 1,609
  • Cases as of May 16: 1,611
  • Cases as of May 17: 1,613
  • Cases as of May 18: 1,616
  • Cases as of May 19: 1,618
  • Cases as of May 20: 1,622
  • Cases as of May 21: 1,625

INCREASE (last week 1,606): Less than 1%

85375 (Sun City West)

  • Cases as of May 15: 1,874
  • Cases as of May 16: 1,873
  • Cases as of May 17: 1,873
  • Cases as of May 18: 1,874
  • Cases as of May 19: 1,874
  • Cases as of May 20: 1,874
  • Cases as of May 21: 1,876

INCREASE (last week 1,875): Less than 1%

To see full numbers across the state, click here.

Vaccinations by ZIP code

As of May 21:

Sun City 85351 – 21,669

Sun City 85373 (shared with portions of Peoria and Surprise) – 10,593

Sun City West 85375 – 22,753

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